Safety is our top priority.

We want to assure you that the we are here for you. While the coronavirus has changed much of our daily lives, one thing that has remained constant is our commitment to providing you with the best, safest care possible.
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Weight Loss and Management Programs

IMPORTANT: Due to COVID-19 preparedness and response efforts, the Center for Weight and Wellness is suspending all in-person weight management groups and fitness classes until further notice. Your missed weeks will be added to the end of your program. Even though our groups are temporarily suspended, we are still working to help our patients meet their weight management goals. Learn more about how we are supporting patients during this time »

New fall schedule for Zoom group meetings »

The Lifespan Center for Weight and Wellness provides the most comprehensive, integrated care to support each patient’s goals for achieving a healthy weight and wellness. The center offers treatment for moderately to severely overweight adults at its locations in Providence and East Greenwich.

We develop a treatment plan for each patient based on his or her weight loss goals and psychological and medical conditions. All our programs include ongoing medical assessment and treatment, instruction in behavioral strategies, exercise consultations and instruction, and nutritional counseling. We also offer a specialized program for patients with diabetes.

Helping Patients Meet Their Weight Loss Goals

Our services include:

  • Orientation sessions about the full range of weight loss options
  • Dietary counseling
  • Behavioral evaluations
  • Evaluations based on each patient’s personal choice
  • Maintenance programs for long-term support and success
  • Specialty groups dedicated to topics including emotional eating, diabetes management, binge-eating, keeping on track, and weight loss maintenance
  • Consultation with a multidisciplinary approach: medical, behavioral, nutritional and exercise
  • Optifast meal replacement supplements (We are the exclusive Rhode Island provider.)

More about our weight loss services »

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A Multidisciplinary Weight Management Team

Our treatment team includes:
  • Physicians
  • Exercise physiologists
  • Bahavioral therapists
  • Nurses
  • Registered dietitans

Meet our team »

Our team provides consultation and support to help each patient make the best decisions throughout their weight loss.

Attend a Weight Loss Orientation Session

Completion of our patient orientation is the first step in our program. Our free orientation seminar provides you with all the information you need to decide if the program is right for you. Register for the next available Weight Loss Orientation Session via zoom or call 401-793-8790 to register by phone. 

Online Orientation

Attend this online orientation for the Center of Weight and Wellness Weight Loss ProgramPatients can now complete the orientation seminar from the comfort of home.

At the end of the seminar, take a quiz about what you've learned, and enter your contact information to take the next step on your weight loss journey.

A member of the Weight Management Program team will contact you with more information. 

Take the orientation online now »

Please note: If your health insurance plan is Lifespan Health-BC, Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island RiteCare (Access plan), your benefit requires you to attend a Zoom Contracted Orientation. Please call 401-793-8790, Option 1, to schedule. 


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Center for Weight and Wellness, East Greenwich
1377 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
1377 South County Trail
East Greenwich, RI 02818
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Center for Weight and Wellness, Providence
West River Center
146 West River Street
Providence, RI 02904
Suite 11A
146 West River Street
Providence, RI 02904

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